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Feb 1, 2013 5:00pm PST
are all at the whim of technology. i will tell you about some of the highs today. 71 in oakland. mid to upper 60s in san jose and morgan hill and also looking at temperatures in the mid-60s. san rosa 65. as you would guess, the radar is clear. will stay clear for the weekend. we have had 12 different januarys in our history with less tan 1 inch of rainfall. that means we will be dry all winter? no. average rain in february was more than 3 inches. we could actually use that. history says we will get more coming up. oakland down to 46. another chilly night inland. fairfield 37. san rosa 36. there is some moisture working its way up south. this will filter the sunshine a bit tomorrow. all about that big bubble of high pressure not moving much. it stays put, our weather stays indictment big low pressure area moves in from the north and quest. you'll get an even better look at the bridge in our sunday night >> reporter: we are looking out to the eastern span of the bay bridge that has been under construction for the past 11 years. that bay bridg
CBS
Feb 4, 2013 12:00pm PST
are turning to technology now to help them be in more than one place at one time. cbs news correspondent bigad shaban is in l.a., to what some are calling the best advances in medicine. >> dr. paul vaspa has an unusual way of making his rounds at ucla. >> how are you doing? >> good. how are you. >> he uses a robot. vespa uses a joy stick to control the robot's movements. >> i want you to do a couple of things for me. can you hold up your hands way up in the air like that for me? >> yeah. >> 27-year-old kevin was admitted for bleeding in the brain. doctors examined him in person but he also had periodic visits from the robot. >> i thought it was really cool. probably the next best thing to having a doctor actually come and talk to you. it feels like you're actually talking to the doctor. you can see his face there and he can see you. >> reporter: doctors can also check the robot at home. >> right now, we have tremendous delays in our healthcare delivery. largely because we don't have enough physicians in enough locations. so this could really revo
CBS
Feb 4, 2013 5:00pm PST
in the zit bay. >>> and a california -- south bay. >>> new technology bringing things back to fund ground. >> that is 30 minutes away. cbs news scott pelly is up next. >> news and weather is always on our website cbssf.com. gunman holding a five-year-old boy. mark strassmann is on the scene with the breaking news. where were you when the lights went out? millions were in front of their t.v.s. armen keteyian has the inside story of what went wrong at the super bowl. >> we lost lights. >> pelley: questions to the president. are you through raising tax rates? mr. obama makes news in his cbs interview. should scouting be open to gays? and byron pitts tells us how a killer once committed to a mental hospital got a permit by- to-buy 15 guns. captioning sponsored by cbs this is the "cbs evening news" with scott pelley. >> pelley: good evening. the f.b.i. has stormed an underground shelter today, shooting to death a kidnapper and freeing a five-year-old boy unharmed. the boy, whose first name is ethan, had been held for seven days outside midland city, alabama. the family allowed
CBS
Feb 4, 2013 6:00pm PST
. don ford shows us -- reporter don ford shows us how new technology is bringing a mine back to life. >> the mother load is back in business. at least here modern day gold miners are hoping to extract hundreds of thousands of ounces of gold. the mines didn't run out of gold, but they were ordered shut to support war efforts. using new technology they hope to revive a mining district. at its prime the area was for fortune hunters. today, a woman runs the show. >> this is not gold rush. this is the real thing. it's a business. >> miners site as history. >> it is kind of interesting to be working in a main in the original strike and progressively making it happen all over again. >> this time they use digital maps to find the gold buried. hundreds of drill points on a 3d map turning up real gold like this. it runs dean long. this one is nearly a half mile underground. this geologist says it is easy to see. like this one over 3 feet wide. >> this is what we're looking for. gold gets removed by gravity and chemical separation. the product is a bar of
CBS
Feb 4, 2013 7:00am PST
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CBS
Feb 7, 2013 6:00pm PST
descriptions have to change as technology is adapted. >> you think people deserve to be paid for answering a telephone call? >> yes. i mean, depending on the length of the call. >> if it's a five minute interruption, i think it would be foolhardy of an employee to expect to have overtime pay. >> reporter: steven gorski practices employment law and says that technology advances, the courts will probably establish a reasonable standard for how much the office can contact people on their off hours without paying them but a judge has allowed other officers to join in the chicago lawsuit and that could end up costing the city millions of dollars in back pay. what would the ramifications be for this to anybody who wants to pick up the phone and call their employee on the day off? >> i think they will think twice. before they hire them they will give a full description. this is your job description. you will be paid 9 to 5 when you come in but you will be expected to answer a brief phone call. >> reporter: but there could be an upside for employees. >> probab
CBS
Jan 31, 2013 5:30pm PST
to move trains under the busy streets of new york city. that required a technological advance, electricity. >> which is why as we look behind us, nothing but bare- naked light bulbs because it was to shout out that this train system was all-electric. >> reporter: by the mid 1960's, the terminal had fallen into disrepair. the owner wanted to replace it with an office building. there was also a call to knock it down, which is what happened to the iconic pennsylvania station across town. but a famous american came to its rescue. >> i think we all realize how important it is to save these great and beautiful buildings. >> it wasn't until jacqueline kennedy onassis joined that fight and that fight took years, and the supreme court established a landmark conservancy act which saved it. >> reporter: that 1978 ruling cemented historical landmark laws across the country. >> which is the world's largest -- >> reporter: on his tour, brucker highlights the building's secrets. a tennis court on the fourth floor was once the studios for cbs news. >> cbs n
CBS
Feb 1, 2013 4:00am PST
the busy streets of new york city. that required a technological advance, electricity. >> which is why as we look behind us, nothing but bare-naked light bulbs bates was to shout out that this train system was all electric. >> reporter: by the early 1960s the district had fallen in total disrepair. the owner wanted to knock it down and replace it with an office building. which is what happened to the iconic pennsylvania station across town. but a famous american came to its rescue. >> i think we all realize how important it is to save these great and beautiful buildings. >> it wasn't until jacqueline kennedy onassis joined that fight, and the fight took years and the supreme court established the landmark conservancy act which saved it. >> reporter: that ruling cemented the landmark laws across the country. on his tour, brucker highlights the building's secrets. a tennis court on the fourth floor was once the studios for cbs news. >> cbs news quarters in new york. >> reporter: the centerpiece is in the middle of the 22,000-square-foot concourse. >> every fac
CBS
Feb 1, 2013 11:00pm PST
. a collection of innovations designed around a bed with dualair technology that allows you to adjust to the support your body needs. each of your bodies. our sleep professionals will help you find your sleep number setting. exclusively at a sleep number store. sleep number. comfort... individualized. at the ultimate sleep number event, queen mattresses start at just $599. and save 50% on our innovative limited edition bed. a pretty penny: take a l >>> a stunt at a california high school wound up costing taxpayers a pretty penny. take a look at this. this is a department of justice helicopter hovering over the homecoming game outside sacramento. what's it doing there? state officials are wondering the exact same thing. according to a sacramento tv station, someone borrowed it without asking. in this youtube video, you see someone drop the ball out of the chopper. that's apparently a doj agent throwing to his son, a player on the field. usually the helicopter is only used for drug busts. the whole incident cost taxpayers at least a grand. >>> an oakland w
CBS
Feb 4, 2013 11:00pm PST
with dualair technology that allows you to adjust to the support your body needs. each of your bodies. our sleep professionals will help you find your sleep number setting. exclusively at a sleep number store. sleep number. comfort... individualized. at the ultimate sleep number event, queen mattresses start at just $599. and save 50% on our innovative limited edition bed. this year, margaret >>> this sunday on kpix 5, the biggest night in music. the 55th annual grammy awards. >> this year, margaret cho is up for best comedy album. she was born and raised right here in san francisco. juliette goodrich explains how hippies, bullies and aids made margaret who she is today. >> i told my mother i was going to be a comedian. she said, oh, maybe it would be better if you just die. >> reporter: cho is raunchy, quirky, passionate. she's also up for a grammy. >> this is something i've wanted to a long time! >> reporter: live in concert, she rips on everything from sarah palin to asian stereotypes. >> asian girl has gone wild! she is not studying. >> reporter: as to c
CBS
Feb 5, 2013 12:00pm PST
us how it works. may look like a vid >>> welcome back. healthwatch now. a new technology is helping brain surgeons improve their skills before they practice on patients. ines ferre shows us how it all works. >> reporter: this may look like videogames but it's actually serious business. >> we need to stop the bleeding with your right hand. >> reporter: first year resident is using a virtual reality simulator to hone his brain surgery skills. >> the machine actually simulates the sounds, feelings, the actual tactile feedback that you would get if you actually were standing there in the operating room. >> reporter: mount sinai school of medicine is the first in the u.s. to use the neurotouch stimulator. it's 3-d software and hand-held controls closely mimicking actual brain surgery allowing residents to practice procedures before they perform them on patients. >> i think it has enormous potential to improve and potentially revolutionize the way we train and prepare for surgeries. >> reporter: the simulator measures speed, accuracy and blood loss an
CBS
Feb 5, 2013 11:00pm PST
around a bed with dualair technology that allows you to adjust to the support your body needs. each of your bodies. our sleep professionals will help you find your sleep number setting. exclusively at a sleep number store. sleep number. comfort... individualized. at the ultimate sleep number event, queen mattresses start at just $599. and save 50% on our innovative limited edition bed. happens when you mix diet soda with alcohol. t soda can . >>> well, cocktail lovers beware. >> yeah. turns out something strange happens when you mix diet soda with alcohol. drinks made be diet soda can actually make you drunker faster than cocktails made with regular soda. the added impairment they say it's equal to about an extra shot of booze. >> there's no sugar in it so it fwoes through the stomach a lot faster. the tie et mixer kind of soft spores the die jegs process of sending the alcohol into the bloodstream. >> it doesn't give your stomach anything to work off like regular soda does. >> so, in other words without the sugar the alcohol is metabolized a lot faster in your body. by the way
CBS
Feb 6, 2013 5:00pm PST
with technology. but kpix 5 reporter mike sugerman found out there are still some folks out there who prefer a good old-fashioned letter. >>> reporter: rain, sleet, sno no problem. but the postal service will stop saturday delivery this summer. when was the last time you got a letter that you wanted? >> several years ago. it's been a long time since i have actually gotten a letter. >> reporter: one of the reasons the postal service lost $16 billion, with a b, last year. this move could save $2 billion a year. >> they can't compete with computers and e-mails and u.p.s., fedex now. they just can't. >> reporter: that's exactly what the postmaster general said. >> our move to five-day mail delivery also reflects the changing market demand and we are simply not in a financial position where we can continue to maintain six-day delivery. >> reporter: packages? they will still come. post offices? they will stay open. but bills? flyers? birthday cards? starting in august, with congressional approval, they will have to wait until monday. and that will affect who
CBS
Feb 6, 2013 5:30pm PST
at a point where the technology is there to cripple a country, to take down our power grid system, to take down our government systems, take down our financial systems and literally paralyze the country. >> pelley: now, the pentagon set up a cyber command to practice both offense and defense on the computer battlefield. now cyber command is expanding five-fold, and we asked bob orr to look into who's behind the computer threat. >> reporter: despite its imposing facade, the u.s. federal reserve could not stop the latest attack. on sunday, hackers broke into a fed computer system then stole and published the private phone numbers of 4,000 u.s. bankers. that breach followed recent revelations that cyber spies had also infiltrated computer networks at three american newspapers: the "washington post," "wall street journal," and "new york times." investigators traced those attacks on the papers to government-backed hackers in china looking to monitor coverage of chinese politics. everyday, state-sponsored spies- - the majority from china-- are infiltrating key government and business computer ne
CBS
Feb 7, 2013 4:30am PST
in the high-tech sector. the technology hiring is having a ripple effect fueling a surge in construction too. >>> 1500 jobs are about to open up right here in the bay area. home depot is getting ready for a busy spring. the home improvement chain is hiring 80,000 new workers all across the country. that is a 14% increase in seasonal hiring for the depot. home depot encourages military members, veterans and retirees, students to apply. >> people are starting to do moreland escaping starting to build more outside or around their house so we definitely have more associates to accommodate greater customer numbers. >> i would be surprised if they don't get 5, 10 applicants for each job. >> home depot says 30% of their current full-time employees all started as seasonal workers. >>> well, barbie is getting a new dream house. she put her one bedroom one bath malibu mansion up for sale for $25 million. one of the stars of the million dollars listings of los angeles will list the house. four designers will help her find her new dream home usually social media.
CBS
Feb 7, 2013 5:30pm PST
, thanks very much. while they debate how the droneson are being used, the technology behind them is advancing rapidly. today, drones used to attack targets are flown by remote control by pilots on the ground.d. but a new generation has no pilot at all; they can be completely guided by computer. david martin got a look at one of these today, a new stealth aircraft for the navy. >> reporter: it looks like a stealth bomber and can carry 4,000 pounds of weapons. but there's no pilot in the cockpit. navy captain jamie engdahl is director of what is called the x47-b project. >> it is an autonomous vehicle so it's flying itself. >> reporter: it looks an awful lot like a stealth bomber. >> it's a very unique aircraft.wf >> reporter: this afternoon, responding to a computer program, the x47-b, launched from a land-based catapult from a navy test facility in maryland.d so, how did that test go? >> the test went very well. and it's very significant, because this is the first time that we're actually doing catapult shots with a vehicle with nobody in the cockpit. >> reporter: the x47-b has
CBS
Feb 7, 2013 11:00pm PST
experience. a collection of innovations designed around a bed with dualair technology that allows you to adjust to the support your body needs. each of your bodies. our sleep professionals will help you find your sleep number setting. exclusively at a sleep number store. sleep number. comfort... individualized. at the ultimate sleep number event, queen mattresses start at just $599. and save 50% on our innovative limited edition bed. week...phil mickelson could not be stopped.... ...odds on favorite >>> well, it seemed like after going wire to wire to win in phoenix last week, phil mikelson couldn't be stopped. odds on favor to defend his pebble beach pro-am title, where rain today wasn't an issue for the first round on the courses. phil mikelson, he's just a king. puts his name wherever he wants, huh? i'm laughing with ya, not at ya, just could not get out. he's got some game. long birdie effort at 17 to help his team. the aforementioned mickelson, trying to defend his title. 1-under, five back of the leaders. james hahn on the pebble beach course.
CBS
Feb 5, 2013 7:00am PST
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CBS
Feb 5, 2013 6:00am PST
always made this, we have to keep making it and we have to defend it against the new technologies that even we make. apple doesn't seem to have that problem. they would just as soon kill off their laptop if it turns out that higher capacity ipads like this are what the market wants. now, i'm not saying it's going to happen overnight but that's part of the trend we're seeing here. >> with this big boy ipad as you call it, what's going to happen to the ipad mini? is it still popular? >> yeah, of course. the i pad mini i find expensive at $330 on up. the strong category last year were these sort of 7" tablets from all kinds of makers, android tablets and from a half dozen companies, the samsung and others and these grew at twice the rate of the overall tablet market last year. they were the home run hit in the tablet business. but apple still has a rather high price point on theirs and it's a little big. the mini is still big. but it's a fabulous product. >> it is. i have one but it's hard to hold if you have some of the other tablets you can ho
CBS
Feb 6, 2013 6:00pm PST
transportation technologies but is proving it can be done now. he uses six modes of transportation to get from his home in san francisco to his job at microsoft in mountain view. do you feel good about not using a car? >> uhm, i feel happier than i do when i'm reading license plates and butcher stickers, so yeah. >> reporter: a google spokesman was not available for comment but they did say in a statement, they do want to work with the city of mountain view in solving these issues and they are concerned about the environment, as well. allen, there is a feeling around mountain view that this problem may not be that hard to solve. they have done a lot of research and found that a great percentage of workers into this area lives within a five-mile radius so they can maybe get on a bike, get on foot, maybe get into another shuttle bus or something like that so it may not be as hard to solve as you might first thing. >> the closer you live to work, makes sense. >> reporter: that's right. >> thanks, len. >>> i got some traffic trouble for you here. the came
CBS
Feb 3, 2013 6:00am PST
. >> osgood: ahead, on the road to new ♪ using robotics and mobile technology, verizon innovators have made it possible for teachers to teach, and for a kid... nathan. tadpole. ... to feel like a kid again. because the world's biggest challenges deserve even bigger solutions. powerful answers. verizon. easy does it is easy to say for folks who have taken modern transportation to new orleans but this weekend's events in the biggiesy, not so easy for the fellow steve hartman has been tracking. >> reporter: for super bowl and mardi gras nearly a million visitors are pouring into the biggiesy. most are coming the easy ways: on wings and wheels. but we found one guy doing it the hard way. >> there he is. reporter: the very hard way. see that little red dot? that's dominic libron of medicine hat alberta. he started clean shaven eight months ago put in on a little trickle in canada called the frenchman river followed that down to the milk river to the missouri the mississippi nearly 3300 miles total all in a canoe. they have planes in canada, you know. >> we have to get to them with dog sleds. >>
CBS
Feb 6, 2013 7:00am PST
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